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with maryland license plates. >>> also making headlines being homes in a virginia subdivision reduced to rubble. now, firefighters want to know what started this massive fire in manassas. as many as 16 people have been forced from their homes because of this fire. the fire broke out around 3:30 yesterday afternoon along tillot loop. one woman was taken to the hospital from just the shock of seeing her home burned to the ground. it took firefighters an hour and a half to bring that blaze under control. they believe the fire started in the middle house and then quickly spread in both directions from there. now, again, three homes were destroyed. five others were damaged. and the red cross is helping displaced families find temporary shelter. still no word on what started a fire that killed a virginia mother and two of her children. ally anderson saved three of her children as her lorton town home burned on wednesday. she managed to lower them out a window down to their uncle but then she went back to get her youngest sons but neither she nor her sons made it out. neighbors tried to help out but c
. maryland voters also have big decisions to make. >>> also ahead, a virginia man found tied up and shot to death in his own home. police say it is the result after deadly dispute, all over a speed bump. we'll explain why. fox 5 morning news continues right now. >>> we'll take a look at tower cam this morning on this tuesday morning. it is september 14. i'm sarah similar monday in for gurvir. let's get a check of our weather with tony perkins right now. beautiful day outside. >> great morning. great day today. we'll see fine weather conditions. i think the only feature of note will be some breezy conditions later on today. let's take a look. we'll show you the current temperatures around the region as we are in in the 50s and 60s. mostly in the 60s right now. your wind are light at this hour. out of the south at six milespe they will shift to out of the northwest a little bit later on today. barometric pressure is steady. here is a look at the sat rad. not a lot to show you. no precipitation nor do i expect to see any today. we'll see mostly sunny skies i think for the bulk. day today.
. in virginia today, a christian activist announced he is taking extraordinary new steps to heal the rift caused by pastor jones. he threatened to burn the ground, but he never did it. the damage remains. we have more on what the rev. is proposing. >> we have learned more than 200 chiron -- korans will be distributed. one was welcomed with open arms into of fredericksburg church, and there is a lot more where that came from. >> we decided to distribute them to churches around the country. >> hundreds of churches have put in requests for the car ron. there are more requests, and each will serve as a reminder to pray for the muslim brothers. >> i believe something very positive is coming out of this. >> the rev. retrieves the books from florida. he hoped the gesture will mend relations with the muslim world. >> we disagree on all kinds of things. >> the books game international attention after it -- the books gained international attention after the pastor othreatened to burn them. >> you are putting our troops in harm's way. >> for christians across the country came relief and open arms. >> love
toyota avalon with maryland plates. >>> a virginia neighborhood is charred by a devastating fire yesterday afternoon in manassas. three homes are destroyed and several families are lucky to have made it out alive. >> reporter: this view from sky fox shows you the devastating nature of this fire. three homes side by side up in flames. scores of firefighters virtually powerless to stop it before the damage was done. investigators believe the fire started in the middle house, then quickly spread in both directions. >> it's beyond the expressions and words. >> reporter: two people suffered minor injuries, but no firefighters were hurt. one woman was hospitalized from the shock of seeing this, her home basically destroyed. her husband: >> we feel bad, we got outside with everybody. >> reporter: their friends say all the memories and everything inside the house is destroyed. >> they couldn't save anything. >> reporter: the flames and heat spreading quickly. >> with that much fire you need a lot of water, hoses, personnel to control it. >> reporter: manassas assistant fire chief leon bu
moving through west virginia and into western portions of pennsylvania, eastern portions of high, dragging a whole lot of precipitation with it, up the east coast. we continue to be under the gun for showers during the course of the morning hours but later on today we'll get some sunshine breaking through the clouds on what will be a breezy day. 73 degrees is the current temperature in the district. 68 at dulles. 72 in baltimore. patuxent naval air station is at 74 degrees. your forecast for today, early clouds and rain, giving way to afternoon sun. breezy, winds out of the southeast at 10-15 miles per hour. 81 for the high today. that's a look at the weather. now let's get an update on traffic with julie wright. >>> a lot going on on the roads this morning. let's start off in maryland. southbound along 270 on the brakes out of germantown into rockville. the local lanes improving southbound toward falls road. the main line jammed up badly, germantown to the split. outer loop slow from route 1 college park. crash on the outer loop at 202 now cleared. bw parkway and 95 slow out of
at stories making headlines this morning. a lorton, virginia, community mourning the loss of a young mother and two of her children. they were killed in a house fire yesterday. 24-year-old ally anderson was able to save three of her five kids by lowering them down to her uncle on the ground. >>> theresa lewis will be executed in virginia tonight. the first punishment of this type for a woman in the commonwealth in a century. she was sentenced to death for providing sex and money to two men who killed her husband and her stepson back in october of 2002. so far the governor has decided not to grant clemency. lewis is scheduled to be put to death by ion at 9:00 p.m. at a correctional facility in jarrett. >>> gray and michelle rhee scheduled to meet. it will be a closed discussion at city hall at noon today. gray has said that her future in the position would lie heavily based on this conversation today. >>> 7:16 right now. got some city business. now some business that all of us are going to want to listen to. >> hot and humid. we're going to have to open up the pools again. >> why do they shu
to julie wright with the on-time traffic. >>> let's start off in virginia with the inner loop slowing, braddock up to gallows where on the ramp at the exit is a stalled car. latest crash in the main line of 395 approaching glebe. the right side blocked off on the main line. it is heavy, slow and steady up to the accident scene. it's causing a tight squeeze out of shirlington past glebe and toward the 14th street bridge. 95 in separate stretchs will be slow, from dale city to lorton and newington toward the beltway. in maryland, between 205 and cedarville, accident pulled to the shoulder but the 301 is slow toward brandywine. 270 gridlocks to falls road before the pace improves. no change at the scene in northwest. 16th street is blocked off between park and columbia for investigation of an early morning fire. again a lot of bailout traffic on georgia avenue, 13th and 14th streets and north cap. that's a check of your fox 5 on- time traffic. >>> we are following the news out of northwest d.c. with several people injured in a fire. many residents forced from their home. this happened at
jersey, over the weekend. one died. she was from virginia. her friend said a fight broke out and a man was kicked out of the party but he returned and started shooting. the gunman is still on the loose. >>> the head of a georgia megachurch accused of inappropriate sexual conduct did not address the issue during sunday services. bishop eddie long is facing sexual relations with young boys. in church yesterday, while some wanted him to address the charges, he promised to fight. >> i want you to know one other thing, i feel like david against goliath. but i got five rocks, and i haven't thrown one yet. >> after service, we wanted him maybe to say he did not do the things that have been leveled against him, and that was not said. >> federal and state authorities are not investigating the bishop because george's age of con -- because georgia's age of consent is 16. >>> coming up next on fox 5 morning news, 7:19, former air force officers making allegations of ufo's that shut down nuclear weapons. find out who is pushing for answers after the break. >>> redskins lose in st. louis yesterday.
's the problem for democrats. the map is expanding. take a look. we are seeing connecticut and west virginia, two states that have been considered solid democratic state, now moving in the direction of republicans. if they can pick up either one of those they can offset washington or california. >> at least one poll i've seen has the republican ahead in west virginia right now. >> and the republicans put over a million dollars into that race beginning over the weekend. >> let's take a look quickly at the house. republicans need to get 39 seats overall in order to get control. >> yeah, and here's what's happening here. er are, this is the battleground. these are the toss-up races. they could go either way. this is shrinking and since we last spoke, george, seven fewer toss-up races all seven moved in the direction of the republicans, so what we're seeing this morning is a republican takeover of the is looking significantly more likely, in fact, they'd only have to win half of those toss-ups to get control of the house. >> jon karl, thanks very much. robin? >> elsewhere a hearing scheduled in washi
are against the epa stepping in just yet, the agency says states like virginia and pennsylvania aren't doing enough to make an impact. while the epa has approved maryland's clean up effort, the chest peek won't survive without the help of all bordering states. >> this point in time must be seized, the federal government and the state's must reduce pollution to turn the bay around. >> i'm gigi barnett, wjz eyewitness news. >>> now the bay states have until november 9th to beef up their clean up plans. >>> it started off a little gloomy today, a little wet out there but it wasn't a total wash up. taking a live look outside there tonight. let's go to bob turk, he is live with the updating -- >> take a look at radar. we have light rain this morning and this evening. there's some heavier batches moving in from the south and the east. around denton and st. michael, heavy showers and thunder down there as well. also north of charlotte and prince fredrick. northern sections good shower activity there. around waldorf all that's moving off to the north and north, northwest actually. heading right to t
was for virginia,3 ú%t to carry in maryland. their responne in many ways. ú%cluuing fiisthann reports from the scene. the dramatic 911 tapes could leed some clues s well. >> you know how many shooters? we just heart people standing3 out and we are barriiaded in ur rooms. >> to put a aamagne magnetometen every room and the required armed force to be taffing the magnetometer is not realistic. detectorr are a big qqestton. a lot of people are talking about it now. we talked to a lot of hospitals full scale metal detectors atavú any of the entraaces. security felt tighter at the more guards n duty but ii was welcommd given the circumssances of last week. the surgeon that was ssot, we want to you an update on him. he was hurt badly and innseriouu condition. now he is upgraded in fair condition after he was shot inú the stomach. the initial is that he will be okay.3 >>> stay tuned for fox 45 coverage of thii story. we will talk to a former fbi ú%gnt aaout the security measures in place at john hopkkns. that is coming up later this hour. >>> a frederick man triee to3 he only stopped after
. patrice and megan eing barks t. >>> it is all ffn and games at the virginia pprk club and you can parry at the park all for a good cauue. we have live with all of tte detaill of this morning's hometown hot spot. good morning, cllff. >> good morning. >>itts going to be a party rain or shine. >> i heard the forecast that steve that is it's going to bb a beautiful weekend out here. >> tell everyone what they'rre3 going toodo. >> it's going to run 10:30 to 5:00 on sundaa at padonia maryland. we have great mmsic for theekids ú%d milk shakes starting off t noon which are a grammy nominated band for the young children. later in the afternoon we have the bridge, a looal band that has made a splash both nationally and internationally. >> a lot oo fun for the whole familyy i know this is personal to yoo. tell everyone why this is so meaningful. >> the nnkki perlo foundation was formed after my daughter passed away with a battle of with addiction. we have had great succees. -hat we do is raiseemoney for families ann yoong adultt o fight addiction and we give them financial help, lodgistic al s
of a bomb threat. . >>> today the president speaks out on the economy in iowa and virginia while at the same time trying to reenergize his base. savannah guthrie is in washington with more on this. >> reporter: the president proved last night in wisconsin he can still pack tens of thousands of young people into an arena. the question is, can he get them to the polls? trying to fire up the old campaign magic, the president at the university of wisconsin at madison tuesday night. >> we cannot sit this one out, we cannot let this country fall backwards because the rest of us didn't care to fight because the stakes are too high for your country and for your future and i'm going to get out there and fight as hard as i can and i know you are too. >> reporter: the democratic national committee is spending $50 million to get obama '08 voters to show up in 2010. the latest nbc news "wall street journal" poll shows the race for congress tightening, republicans know hold a three-point lead over democrats among likely voters, down from a nine-point lead last month. the president's approval rating still
closer to where the area as seen the eaviest rain, ú%'s been to the south in virginia where we pick up an3 inch. ú% we looo at vvrginia, if we can ppck that up and et closer. you can see we haveeshowers tha3 are heavver to the east of the beltway, actually toward the edgemere and dundalk it looks like. indicating where the rain has southeast to the north and west and will continue toodo so. we willlwiden things out once that are seeing a decent amount of rain. -oo can see the west side of the beltway, we will get closer now. youucannsee as we get closer to the western side of the area, let's get closer toward ú%ederick and you can see new market street looking like we're going to see, or rather new market and some of thess streets yyu will see here. let's get a littlee3 -ddntification on the streets and you will see where you are.ú i-70 seeing heavy rain and 270 as well. we will continueeto see some of this activity moveetoward the north and the wess as 67 somm of thh shower activity areas that are seeing the hhaviest rain conninue to move in the northwesterly direction. while we d
of paul pardus on tuesday. he lived with his mother in arlington virginia. authorities are tryiig to reveaú the clues that might reveal too3 what pardus' mental state wws leading to the shooting. papardus shot dr. cchen, his mother and hhmself. >>> gop lawmakers voted agginst a defense bill that would have lifted thh ban on gayssserving openly in the millitary. it included $27 billion in defense spending and pay raises for the troops. they hoped ttat senaaor susan collins would provide the 60 vote to pass the bill buttshe voted with the members of her party. >> i was the sole republican that voted for the lieberman language on don't ask, don't tell. i think it's the right thing, to do, but i cannot vott to proceed to this bill under a situation that it's going to shutdown the ddbate and preclude republlcan amendment, that, too. >>> majority leader harry reid saas he will bring the issue upú again in a lame duckksession after the november elections. tells you to stay away from its websste, buttthat is what twiiter was telling ts users yesterday. a hacker was sending some unsuspe
ightning strikes outú to sea, it lloks like to the south and virginia. we will watch as some of the ú%herwise here is whaa we got out there right now. a flash-flood watch to the west side of the chesapeake bay. warning to the west. coastal flood warning in thh coastal west side of the part of the state.ú temperatures are in the 70s. - mild start. we are headed toward the 80ss for the sttrt. we willltalk about a little bit of learing later in the afternoon. we will have more on thaa ccming right now, here is laurrn cooke with the traffic edge. lluren, good morniig. steve.orter: good morningg ú%very slick.n is make the roads we're dealing with several acciients.ú do expect heavy delays ttaveling on the northwest side of the beltway dueeto a crash on the outer loop t 795. look at cold court road you wil3 nottce how bad traffic rraaly is. it's goinngto e jammed bacc to stephen son road. ú%u want to expect delays traveling along the outer loop from 83 to 795. that stretch is going to taae you 17 minutes. -t's only getting worse. the average speed is 22 miles per hour in that vicini
in northern virginia. republicans want the president to extend the ush eeaatax cuts for voters making $250,000. but he called the propose the extension unaffordable. a growing number of republicans say that a temporary' tax cuts for wealthy americans should be tartemporarily taxed until the economy improves. >>> willlvoter turn out be the deciding factor in today's primary election. two state delegates weigh in. >>> an accident is leading to slow speeds on the southwest corridor of 95. i will have more on the ♪ i thought it was over here... ♪ [car horn honks] our outback always gets us there... ... sometimes it just takes us a little longer to get back. ♪ [ monkey cheeps ] [ male announcer ] a bath becomes even more pleasurable when you know that your water is being heated in an environmentally- conscious way while saving you hundreds of dollars on your water-heating energy bill. the geospring water heater from ge with advanced hybrid technology. heating the water in your home any other way is just going to seem primitive. [ monkey cheeps ] ♪ maryland residents can save up to $780
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